10 Raleigh-Durham Events For Black Professionals This Week

There’s always something to do in The Triangle! Check out my curated event list for Black professionals in Raleigh-Durham this week.

1. THE NEGRO SOCIAL
Thursday, March 22, 2018, 8:00 p.m. 11:00 p.m.
Mix and mingle with other black professionals at the Vault after work. Everyone is free all night so come through to expand your network, meet someone special (perhaps), and leave with a deeper appreciation for the Bull City. Drink specials will be flowing all night. Learn more HERE.

2. DIGGIN IN THE CRATES
Friday, March 23, 2018, 10:00 p.m. 2:00 a.m.
Head to West End Wine Bar for the Underground Collective’s monthly party, which brings the best in R&B and hip-hop. Featuring DJ Complex spinning all night, this is a perfect way to unwind from the work week. Learn more HERE.

3. LLIT INVASION TOUR
Friday, March 23, 2018 Sunday, March 25, 2018
Black professionals from the Triangle and Boston unite over the weekend at four events in Durham. From an open-mic night and mixer to the R&B Brunch and battle of DJs events, you are sure to have a good time. Assemble your crew and purchase your tickets today.  Learn more HERE.

4. DOUBLE OR NOTHING! LOVE & BASKETBALL: MARCH MADNESS EDITION
Saturday, March 24, 2018, 1:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m.
All is fair in love and basketball. Well at least, that’s what we learned from our favorite movie characters, Monica and Q. Tap into your inner Picasso and capture a moment from Love and Basketball on canvas while DJ RNB spins hip-hop and R&B songs. Complimentary refreshments and a cash bar will be available. Painting will start promptly at 1:30 p.m. Learn more HERE.

5. ADULT EASTER EGG HUNT
Saturday, March 24, 2018, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Easter egg hunts aren’t just for kids this season. Head to Doyle’s Vineyard for an adult-friendly hunt and a chance to win a grand prize of a case of wine. A $25 ticket purchase also includes unlimited wine and beer. Learn more HERE.

 6. RNB BRUNCH
Saturday, March 24, 2018, 1:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m.
Good music. Good food. Good people. You are sure to find all three at the RnB Brunch at Beyú Caffè. Get your team together and get there early for seats, specialized brunch menus and your favorite R&B hits. Learn more HERE.

7. MUSIC OF WAKANDA & THE AFRICAN DIASPORIC REPRESENTATION
Saturday, March 24, 2018, 2:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m.
Examine the music of the Black Panther movie as well as other African diasporic representations at the Vault. The panel discussion will include BlackSpace founder, Pierce Freelon, graphic designer, Wutang McDougal, Aya and Teli Shabu of Magic of African Rhythm, hip-hop documentarian, Chanel Nestor, spoken word and musician, Lex-Logan Ibegbu, and Black Popular Culture and Science, Technology and Society lecturer at N.C. State University, Darrell Stover. Learn more HERE.

8. R&B ONLY
Saturday, March 24, 2018, 8:00 p.m. 1:30 a.m.
DJ Printz and Jabari are bringing R&B Only back to Raleigh for my birthday weekend (not really, but I’d like to think that)! This event has quickly become one of the largest celebrations of R&B music across the country. It always sells out in advance, so grab your ticket today. Early bird tickets are still available. Learn more HERE.

9. SPRING FLING ADULT EGG HUNT AT DIX PARK
Sunday, March 25, 2018, 3:00 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Not interested in Doyle Vineyard’s Adult Easter Egg Hunt? Then check out Dorothea Dix Park’s version, which includes 10,000 eggs, inflatables, and lawn games! Feel free to bring a picnic blanket and money to purchase treats from Rare Earth Farms Food Truck, Two Roosters Ice Cream, Carolina Brewing Company and more! Tickets are free, but please register. Learn more HERE.

10. BIG KRIT FEATURING TY DOLLA $IGN
Sunday, March 25, 2018, 8:00 p.m. 12:00 a.m.
“The only difference between a winner and a loser is a winner plays until he wins.”  That’s right. Big Krit is bringing his Heavy is the Crown Tour to town featuring Ty Dolla $ign. Doors open at 7:00 p.m. Learn more HERE.

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